Interlaken to Dortmund train

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Overview: Train from Interlaken to Dortmund

distanceDistance333 miles (537 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price$42 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Interlaken to Dortmund cover the 333 miles (537 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 16 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $34 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $42 (€37). Travelers depart most frequently from Interlaken Ost and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Interlaken to Dortmund trains

For as little as $34 (€30) you can travel by train between Interlaken and Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Interlaken to Dortmund train.

Interlaken to Dortmund train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 7 min
  • Average Price: $34
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Interlaken to Dortmund

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Travel between Interlaken, Switzerland and Dortmund, Germany by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Interlaken?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 5/26/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Dortmund from Interlaken before traveling.

The restriction level for your return train to Interlaken, Switzerland from Dortmund is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Interlaken from Dortmund restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Dortmund?

Conditions of reentry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Interlaken, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 5/23/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Interlaken from Dortmund closer to your date of departure here here.

Train tickets from Interlaken to Dortmund for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $34 (€30)  one way in the next 7 days.
The train price from Interlaken to Dortmund is on average $42 (€37)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
The Interlaken to Dortmund train distance is approximately 333 miles (537 km).
The Interlaken to Dortmund train duration is on average 7 h 16 min, which is to be expected when traveling 333 miles (537 km) to Dortmund from Interlaken. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When taking the train between Interlaken and Dortmund, you can choose to depart from train stations like Interlaken Ost, Interlaken West and Interlaken, Kursaal. Your journey can end in train stations such as Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Interlaken Ost   and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Interlaken Ost, is located 0.5 miles (785 m) from the city center of Interlaken.

The most popular arrival train station, Dortmund Hbf, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city center of Dortmund.

For the trip from Interlaken to Dortmund you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Interlaken and Dortmund on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Interlaken for Dortmund is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Interlaken to Dortmund train departs at 4: 05 PM   and the last train from Interlaken to Dortmund leaves at 6: 05 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Interlaken to Dortmund on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you purchase a train ticket from Interlaken to Dortmund within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $42 (€37) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Dortmund from Interlaken are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Interlaken Ost is the most popular Interlaken railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Interlaken for your trip to Dortmund.

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